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King, James

J. K. Laughton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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King, James (bap. 1750, d. 1784), naval officer, was baptized on 13 July 1750, at Clitheroe, Lancashire, the second son of James King (1714–1795), curate of Clitheroe (afterwards dean of Raphoe), and his wife, Anne, née Walker (1713–1794). Walker King, bishop of ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Naval Forces and Warfare

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